The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 580 538
Rank change year-on-year -36 -42  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 271 371 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 218 315 398
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £31,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49352 51986 57092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.10% 52.80% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41371 45017 48692
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript.

Salary trend for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 262 £42,500 -5.55% 42
London -49 77 £63,500 +20.95% 12
North West -7 56 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Manchester +10 49 £38,500 -14.44% 6
West Midlands +32 32 £40,000 +26.98% 4
South East -11 31 £45,000 - 8
East of England 0 26 £52,500 +20.68% 6
Birmingham +28 21 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +6 20 £53,750 +23.56% 2
South West +13 19 £40,000 +11.11% 1
City of London +13 16 £62,500 +19.04% 3
Yorkshire +15 14 £35,000 +16.66% 3
West Sussex +2 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bristol -18 11 £40,000 -12.08%
Berkshire +5 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Hemel Hempstead +4 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Surrey +29 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
West Yorkshire +19 7 £36,500 +12.30% 3
East Midlands -1 7 £50,000 +111.64% 1
Hatfield - 7 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +12 6 £29,750 -8.46% 3
Scotland +12 6 £28,500 -62.00% 2
Leicestershire +4 6 £50,000 +117.39% 1
Cheshire - 6 £35,500 -
Hinckley - 5 £50,000 -
Bury - 5 £38,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Hampshire +10 4 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Slough +8 4 £47,500 -11.62%
Brighton +5 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VBScript.

1 295 (56.08%) Windows
2 256 (48.67%) Microsoft
3 250 (47.53%) PowerShell
4 246 (46.77%) SQL
5 214 (40.68%) SQL Server
6 189 (35.93%) Active Directory
7 177 (33.65%) VB
8 166 (31.56%) Windows Server
9 151 (28.71%) JavaScript
10 147 (27.95%) ITIL
11 133 (25.29%) .NET
12 132 (25.10%) VMware
13 122 (23.19%) C#
14 116 (22.05%) HTML
15 113 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 107 (20.34%) Finance
17 104 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
18 103 (19.58%) Test Automation
19 95 (18.06%) IIS
19 95 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
20 91 (17.30%) CSS
21 87 (16.54%) SDLC
22 86 (16.35%) SCCM
23 84 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
23 84 (15.97%) DNS
23 84 (15.97%) MS Exchange
24 78 (14.83%) Java
25 77 (14.64%) Windows 7
26 75 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012
26 75 (14.26%) Oracle

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 95 (18.06%) IIS
2 84 (15.97%) MS Exchange
3 66 (12.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (10.08%) SharePoint
5 29 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (4.94%) Skype for Business
7 17 (3.23%) IBM Notes
8 11 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.52%) Apache
10 6 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.95%) CMS
11 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.95%) JBoss
11 5 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) nginx
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (10.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (9.51%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (6.65%) MS Visio
4 33 (6.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (4.37%) FileZilla
6 20 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.19%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (0.19%) Blender
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (4.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.71%) Siebel Analytics
4 6 (1.14%) Sentinel
4 6 (1.14%) Workfront
5 3 (0.57%) Aligne
5 3 (0.57%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) HFM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.55%) Office 365
2 56 (10.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.61%) SaaS
5 13 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.95%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.76%) PaaS
9 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.19%) IaaS
11 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 84 (15.97%) DNS
2 72 (13.69%) DHCP
3 56 (10.65%) Firewall
4 44 (8.37%) SMTP
5 39 (7.41%) WAN
6 38 (7.22%) SAN
7 33 (6.27%) LAN
8 24 (4.56%) Skype
8 24 (4.56%) VoIP
9 23 (4.37%) DMZ
9 23 (4.37%) FTP
10 22 (4.18%) NAS
11 19 (3.61%) Intranet
12 18 (3.42%) LDAP
12 18 (3.42%) VLAN
13 17 (3.23%) Internet
14 16 (3.04%) iSCSI
14 16 (3.04%) TCP/IP
15 13 (2.47%) Network Security
16 12 (2.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (5.51%) MySQL
6 29 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.99%) Oracle ODI
8 20 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (2.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.28%) MS Access
12 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.33%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.33%) QlikView
14 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 67 (12.74%) HP UFT
2 45 (8.56%) Selenium
3 24 (4.56%) Subversion
3 24 (4.56%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.18%) MSI
5 20 (3.80%) JIRA
5 20 (3.80%) Rational Functional Tester
5 20 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.42%) TestComplete
7 17 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 16 (3.04%) JMeter
9 15 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.47%) Git (software)
11 12 (2.28%) Jenkins
12 11 (2.09%) WinDbg
13 10 (1.90%) InstallShield
14 8 (1.52%) Maven
14 8 (1.52%) YouTrack
15 7 (1.33%) LoadRunner
15 7 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 107 (20.34%) Finance
2 30 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 24 (4.56%) Electronics
4 24 (4.56%) Marketing
5 21 (3.99%) Banking
6 20 (3.80%) Polish Language
7 16 (3.04%) Legal
7 16 (3.04%) Retail
8 14 (2.66%) Back Office
8 14 (2.66%) Law
9 13 (2.47%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.09%) Games
11 9 (1.71%) Advertising
11 9 (1.71%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.76%) Front Office
13 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.57%) Publishing
14 2 (0.38%) German Language
14 2 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (22.24%) Developer
2 99 (18.82%) Analyst
3 51 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (8.17%) Web Developer
5 35 (6.65%) Support Analyst
6 33 (6.27%) Test Analyst
7 31 (5.89%) Architect
8 27 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (4.94%) .NET Developer
9 26 (4.94%) Support Engineer
10 25 (4.75%) Applications Support
11 24 (4.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 24 (4.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 23 (4.37%) C# Developer
13 22 (4.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 22 (4.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 22 (4.18%) IT Support
14 20 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (3.80%) IT Analyst
14 20 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (25.29%) .NET
2 116 (22.05%) HTML
3 91 (17.30%) CSS
4 74 (14.07%) ASP.NET
5 58 (11.03%) jQuery
6 48 (9.13%) XML
7 42 (7.98%) Web Services
8 37 (7.03%) JSON
9 30 (5.70%) HTML5
10 27 (5.13%) Classic ASP
11 26 (4.94%) Ajax
11 26 (4.94%) AngularJS
12 23 (4.37%) Regular Expression
13 20 (3.80%) .NET Framework
13 20 (3.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 17 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (3.23%) Gherkin
15 16 (3.04%) Entity Framework
16 15 (2.85%) CSS3
17 13 (2.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.41%) Clustering
2 39 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 27 (5.13%) Replication
4 22 (4.18%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.66%) User Experience
6 11 (2.09%) Fintech
6 11 (2.09%) Online Gambling
7 9 (1.71%) Robotics
8 8 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (1.52%) iPad
9 7 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.33%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.14%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.95%) CESG
11 5 (0.95%) Equities
11 5 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 295 (56.08%) Windows
2 166 (31.56%) Windows Server
3 84 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (14.64%) Windows 7
5 75 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (13.69%) Linux
7 53 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (8.56%) Windows 10
9 31 (5.89%) Unix
10 10 (1.90%) Solaris
11 7 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.14%) AIX
12 6 (1.14%) Android
12 6 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.95%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.95%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (27.95%) ITIL
2 104 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (19.58%) Test Automation
4 87 (16.54%) SDLC
5 59 (11.22%) Change Management
6 56 (10.65%) Configuration Management
6 56 (10.65%) Test Scripting
7 52 (9.89%) Project Management
8 45 (8.56%) High Availability
8 45 (8.56%) Web Development
9 42 (7.98%) ITIL V3
10 41 (7.79%) Time Management
11 37 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (6.65%) Functional Testing
13 34 (6.46%) Migration
14 33 (6.27%) ETL
14 33 (6.27%) Service Management
15 32 (6.08%) Problem Management
16 31 (5.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (5.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 250 (47.53%) PowerShell
2 246 (46.77%) SQL
3 177 (33.65%) VB
4 151 (28.71%) JavaScript
5 122 (23.19%) C#
6 78 (14.83%) Java
7 55 (10.46%) T-SQL
8 52 (9.89%) PHP
9 45 (8.56%) VB.NET
10 42 (7.98%) Bash Shell
11 38 (7.22%) Perl
12 32 (6.08%) Python
13 24 (4.56%) C++
14 22 (4.18%) VBA
15 16 (3.04%) Scala
16 15 (2.85%) VB6
17 10 (1.90%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.71%) Ruby
18 9 (1.71%) Shell Script
19 8 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 95 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (14.07%) Degree
3 61 (11.60%) MCSE
4 34 (6.46%) MCSA
4 34 (6.46%) Security Cleared
5 32 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (5.13%) ISTQB
8 26 (4.94%) MCP
9 25 (4.75%) SC Cleared
10 21 (3.99%) ISEB
11 17 (3.23%) CCNP
12 16 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (2.47%) CCNA
13 13 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (2.28%) CCAA
14 12 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (2.09%) CCVP
16 8 (1.52%) MCTS
17 6 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.03%) QA
2 26 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.85%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.85%) SLA
4 8 (1.52%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.38%) HL7
6 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 189 (35.93%) Active Directory
2 113 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (9.13%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.41%) vSphere
5 29 (5.51%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (4.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (3.04%) ISA Server
7 16 (3.04%) XenDesktop
8 15 (2.85%) XenApp
9 8 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (1.52%) vCloud
10 6 (1.14%) Docker
10 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.95%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.76%) XenServer
13 3 (0.57%) KVM
14 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 86 (16.35%) SCCM
2 24 (4.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 24 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (4.56%) WSUS
3 17 (3.23%) Puppet
4 12 (2.28%) SCOM
5 10 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (1.90%) vCenter Server
6 9 (1.71%) Ansible
6 9 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (1.52%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (1.14%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.95%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.95%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.76%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.76%) yum
Vendors
1 256 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 132 (25.10%) VMware
3 75 (14.26%) HP
3 75 (14.26%) Oracle
4 57 (10.84%) Citrix
5 34 (6.46%) Cisco
6 32 (6.08%) Dell
7 27 (5.13%) SAP
8 23 (4.37%) PayPal
9 17 (3.23%) Lotus
9 17 (3.23%) Siebel
10 15 (2.85%) NetApp
11 12 (2.28%) LANDesk
11 12 (2.28%) SonicWALL
12 11 (2.09%) IBM
12 11 (2.09%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.71%) AppSense
13 9 (1.71%) Blue Prism
13 9 (1.71%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.52%) Perforce
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Attractive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
University of Winchester
Salary: £26,829 to £32,004 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago